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go potty

1. To become irrational, crazy, eccentric, or addlebrained. Primarily heard in UK. I'll end up going potty if I have to work in this cubicle for one more day!
2. To become very excited or enthusiastic (about something). Primarily heard in UK. People are going potty for the new art exhibit.
3. To urinate; typically said of, to, or by young children. My three-year-old has started going potty all by herself!
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Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

go potty

To defecate or urinate.
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American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
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Shamed Big Brother star Roxanne Pallett has been banned from her local garden centre after going potty at a member of staff, it has been claimed.
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co.uk/opinion/blogs and you'll see the gardening blog, where I'll be going potty on a regular basis.